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Travel Blogs from Obernai
I think I wrote in my journal Thursday of last week. The last three days have been just driving the countryside of France and visiting sweet little medieval villages. They are so quaint and different than anything we have in the States.
Last night we went to a 3 star Michelin restaurant—Auberge de L'Ill in Illhaeusern. It was amazing and the most expensive meal we have ever had. I doubt we will experience it again, but it was ...
... and were on an escorted tour. The most interesting car was a Ferrari F40. Basically its a race car that has been made street legal. It can do over 200mph easily. It had to be 3 feet wider than our car. I don't know how he got it down the narrow streets of the village.
The next morning we got packed and headed to Colmar. Today is Stacy's 67th birthday. Happy Birthday Stacy!
... for my next trip (the internet site was rejecting my card) so I figured if I had time I could walk to the train station. Turns out, I happened to walk right past the SNCF boutique and was able to buy my tickets there! What chance! La Petite France was totally picturesque and since I finally lucked out with the weather (it was a beautiful weekend), I just strolled for a while. Eventually I found a place to grab a late lunch and enjoy the sunshine. I ...
... which was the last part of the built up area and we crossed the border again and were back in France. The landscape changed again and we back riding through hills and forests.
We stopped off at the town of Saverne for an afternoon coffee.
We reached Strasbourg at around 5pm and headed for our hotel for the night. We were located opposite the main train station. Because the hotel didn't have any parking and were not ...
... up 73 meters, but I went and I LOVED it! On the way up the hill I could see the whole park and I was yelling at Caro for making go on, but I was soo much fun. Once we reached the top I grabbed her onto her bar as well because I kind of was afraid at first especially since the ride goes up to 130 km/h (80m/h)! It was sooo much fun because you drop and the go over this huge turn and you think you’re going to go upside down, but ...
Other places to stay in Obernai
169, route d'Ottrott, Obernai | 5 star hotelfrom $186
6 / 8 Rue Dietrich, Obernai | 3 star hotelfrom $106
3, rue de Gail, Obernai | 4 star hotelfrom $200
19 rue Mal Koenig, Obernai | 3 star hotelfrom $122
13 Rue de Selestat, Obernai | 2 star hotelfrom $119
23, Place du MarchÃ©, Obernai | 2 star hotelfrom $87
90 Rue Du General Gouraud, Obernai | Hotelfrom $100
9 Rue Du Marche, Obernai | Hotelfrom $63
5 place de la Gare, Obernai | 2 star hotelfrom $93